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Vanguard 2 - Orbit

View from above orbital plane
View from above orbital plane
View from above satellite
View from above satellite

Ground track
Ground track

The orbit data is extracted from the following two-line orbital elements,

1 00011U 59001A   22022.07744169  .00000743  00000-0  38448-3 0  9997
2 00011  32.8783  23.9148 1466442 306.6810  40.7578 11.85869111344275
Epoch (UTC): 22 January 2022 01:51:30
Eccentricity: 0.1466442
inclination: 32.8783°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2936 km
right ascension of ascending node: 23.9148°
argument of perigee: 306.6810°
revolutions per day: 11.85869111
mean anomaly at epoch: 40.7578°
orbit number at epoch: 34427

The dashed part of the orbit path shows where the satellite is in the earth's shadow,  

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